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Ernest ThompsonErnest Thompson - Chicken Roost Behind The Moon (1924)

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Ernest Thompson sings "Chicken Roost Behind The Moon", accompanying himself on banjo and harmonica. From the original 78rpm disk, which was recorded in April of 1924.

The song was originally written in 1899 by W.J.Simons (under the title "There is No Chicken That Can Roost Too High For Me") but has become a folk standard and exists in many versions.

This audio is part of the collection: 78 RPMs and Cylinder Recordings
It also belongs to collection: Music, Arts & Culture

Artist/Composer: Ernest Thompson
Date: 1924
Source: Original 78rpm disk digitized by old78collector
Keywords: Country; folk; traditional; oldtime; banjo; harmonica; 78rpm

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